2010—2017 Shaping the future with innovative strength

2010Majority acquisition of the industrial business of Behr Group; today: MAHLE Industrial Thermal Systems GmbH Co.KG
MAHLE and Behr sign share agreement
First use of modular all-plastic oil filter housing in the commercial vehicle, industry, and generator areas
All-plastic oil filter with integrated thermal management in series
First TopWeld® steel pistons for passenger car applications
2011MAHLE increases share in Behr Group from 19.9 to 36.85 percent
Acquisition of remaining shares in the Turkish engine components manufacturer MAHLE Mopisan; today: MAHLE Izmir A.S. and MAHLE Konya A.S.
Ballast water treatment system is certified; first high-volume order
New filter plant in Chennai/India; today: MAHLE Filter Systems (India) Limited
Development of indirect charge air cooling integrated in the air intake module (i2CAC)
2012MAHLE acquires InnoWa Membrane GmbH; today: MAHLE InnoWa GmbH
New headquarters opened in Tokyo/Japan
First order for counterflow staggered blade charge air coolers
New filter plant in Kyushu/Japan
Expansion R&D center in Shanghai/China is opened
RTI Technologies, Inc., headquartered in York, Pennsylvania/USA is taken over; today: MAHLE Aftermarket Inc., Service Solutions
MAHLE acquires a share of approximately 30 percent in the Japanese company
Kokusan Denki Co., Ltd.
2013Opening of the North America headquarters in Farmington Hills, near Detroit/USA
Prototype order for a new cooling concept
EvoTherm® and TopTherm® valves are developed
Foundation for a new filter plant in Wuhan/China
New EVOTEC®SC piston is developed
MAHLE increases its share in the Behr Group to 51 percent; MAHLE Behr forms
the new Thermal Management business unit
Aftermarket logistics center in Schorndorf/Germany is expanded
A competence center for pumps is opened in Brattendorf, Thüringen/Germany
The piston joint venture MAHLE India Pistons Limited (MAHLE IPL) in Chennai/India is completely acquired
2014Opening of a major logistics center in Limeira/Brazil
New sales and logistics center in Obninsk/Russia
Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems founds subsidiary in China
New plant for the Filtration and Engine Peripherals business unit in Wuhan/China
New plant for Shanghai Behr Thermal Systems, a joint venture between MAHLE Behr and Shanghai Sanden Behr Automotive Air Conditioning in Shengyang/China
Acquisition of majority shareholding in Letrika
Second expansion of the research and development center in Shanghai/China
New plant for the Thermal Management business unit in Shenyang/China
Opening of a filter plant in Cikarang/Indonesia
2015Acquisition of Amovis GmbH
Worldwide first automated production line for passenger car steel pistons
New plants in Ramos Arizpe and Celaya in Mexico as well as Chengdu/China
Kokusan Denki becomes part of the MAHLE Group - Foundation of division Mechatronics
Market launch of diagnosis tool TechPro® for the Aftermarket business
Thermal management business of Delphi is acquired
31 percent less CO2 emissions via CNG and downsizing
50 years of MAHLE Foundation
Change to senior management at MAHLE
2016MAHLE merges the product divisions of Electric Drives and Applications as well as Actuators into the Mechatronics division
Lauch of Global Purchasing Excellence Program
Expansion of the cooperation with Scuderia Ferrari
Start of the ACTIVATR innovation program
Ten years of MAHLE Technologies Holding China
„Ignition Day“ on the topic of Industrie 4.0
World’s first controllable pendulum- slider oil pump for commercial vehicles
MAHLE opens Vehicle Engineering Centre in Northampton/Great Britain
MAHLE signs the Diversity Charta
World premiere of CareMetix® cabin air filter
MAHLE Powertrain opens a new testing center in Plymouth, Michigan/USA
With over EUR 12 billion, MAHLE achieves the highest sales in the history of the company
2017Acquisition of O-Flexx Technologies GmbH
Acquisition of the Spanish electronics specialist Nagares SA
Opening of new climate compressor plant in Changshu
World debut 48-volt vehicle concept MEET at IAA Cars 2017 in Frankfurt/Germany
Pedelec components and drive in series production
Minority participation in diagnostics specialist Brain Bee AG
Locations in Stuttgart receive seal of approval for their family-friendly personnel policy
Collaboration with Faurecia on technologies for thermal management of the Cockpit of the Future
TOP 500 Award for sustainable growth